a disorder characterized by restlessness and involuntary rolling of the tongue or twitching of the face, trunk, or limbs, usually occurring as a complication of long-term therapy with antipsychotic drugs.
tardive dyskinesia n.
A chronic disorder of the nervous system characterized by involuntary jerky movements of the face, tongue, jaws, trunk, and limbs, usually developing as a late side effect of prolonged treatment with antipsychotic drugs. Also called tardive oral dyskinesia.
adjective 1. slow (used as a musical direction).
adjective, tardier, tardiest. 1. late; behind time; not on time: How tardy were you today? 2. moving or acting slowly; slow; sluggish. 3. delaying through reluctance. adjective -dier, -diest 1. occurring later than expected: tardy retribution 2. slow in progress, growth, etc: a tardy reader
noun 1. any of various vetches, especially Vicia sativa. 2. the seed of a vetch. 3. Bible. a noxious weed, probably the darnel. noun 1. the weight of the wrapping, receptacle, or conveyance containing goods. 2. a deduction from the gross weight to allow for this. 3. the weight of a vehicle without cargo, passengers, […]
noun 1. the weight of the wrapping, receptacle, or conveyance containing goods. 2. a deduction from the gross weight to allow for this. 3. the weight of a vehicle without cargo, passengers, etc. 4. a counterweight used in chemical analysis to balance the weight of a container. 5. a word formerly used in communications to […]